Associate of Science: Mathematics Focus

This program is designed for students who want to find an entry-level position in this field.  This program can be suitable for students seeking entry-level jobs in various settings that require a background in math.

Total Semester Hours: 62-64

Preparatory Courses

Course Number: FYEX 0070*
Course Title: College and Career Success
: No
: No
Course Number: ENGL 0040*
Course Title: Integrated Reading and Writing
: No
: No
Course Number: MATH 0072; 0073; 0084; STAT 0086*
Course Title: Developmental Math Courses
: No
: No

FALL - Year One

Course Number: ENGL 1010^
Course Title: English Composition I
Prerequisites: ENGL0040*
Credits: 3
: No
: No
Course Number: MATH 1150 ^
Course Title: Calculus I
Prerequisites: MATH1130 (minimum grade of C-) **
Credits: 5
: No
: No

Either BIOL 1230 or GEOL 1010 :

Course Number: BIOL 1230
Course Title: Biology I
Prerequisites: ENGL0040*, MATH0084 *
Credits: 4
: No
: No
Course Number: GEOL 1010
Course Title: Physical Geology
Credits: 4
: No
: No

Either MUSC 1010 or HUMA 1010 or THEA 1010 :

Course Number: MUSC 1010
Course Title: Music Appreciation
Credits: 3
: No
: No
Course Number: HUMA 1010
Course Title: Introduction to Humanities
Prerequisites: ENGL0040*
Credits: 3
: No
: No
Course Number: THEA 1010
Course Title: Introduction to Theatre
Credits: 3
: No
: No

SPRING - Year One

Course Number: ENGL 1030 ^
Course Title: English Composition II
Prerequisites: ENGL1010
Credits: 3
: No
: No
Course Number: COMM 1010
Course Title: Speech
Credits: 3
: No
: No
Course Number: MATH 1151
Course Title: Calculus II
Prerequisites: MATH1150 (minimum grade of C-)
Credits: 5
: No
: No

Either BIOL 1231 or GEOL 1030:

Course Number: BIOL 1231
Course Title: Biology II
Prerequisites: BIOL1230
Credits: 4
: No
: No
Course Number: GEOL 1030
Course Title: Historical Geology
Credits: 4
: No
: No

Either PHIL1110 or PHIL1010:

Course Number: PHIL1110
Course Title: Ethics
Credits: 3
: No
: No
Course Number: PHIL1010
Course Title: Western Philosophy
Credits: 3
: No
: No

FALL - Year Two

Course Number: CHEM 1210
Course Title: Chemistry I
Prerequisites: High school chemistry and MATH1110 or equivalent
Credits: 5
: No
: No
Course Number: MATH 2010
Course Title: Calculus III
Prerequisites: MATH1151 (minimum grade of C-)
Credits: 4
: No
: No
Course Number: PHYS 1110
Course Title: General Physics I
Prerequisites: MATH1130 ( c )
Credits: 4
: No
: No

Either PSYC 1010 ^ or SOCY 1010 ^:

Course Number: PSYC 1010 ^
Course Title: Introduction to Psychology
Credits: 3
: No
: No
Course Number: SOCY 1010 ^
Course Title: Introduction to Sociology
Credits: 3
: No
: No

SPRING - Year Two

Course Number: CHEM 1220
Course Title: Chemistry II
Prerequisites: CHEM1210
Credits: 5
: No
: No
Course Number: MATH 2000
Course Title: Discrete Mathematics
Prerequisites: MATH1110 (minimum grade of C-) *
Credits: 3
: No
: No
Course Number: PHYS 1130
Course Title: General Physics II
Prerequisites: PHYS1110
Credits: 4
: No
: No
Course Number: SOCY2010
Course Title: Cultural Diversity & Racism
Credits: 3
: No
: No

c = Can be concurrent

m = Must be concurrent

^ Milestone Course

*All incoming students will be required to provide ACT scores or take a placement test. Based on their scores, students will be placed in appropriate English and mathematics courses. Successful completion of developmental English and mathematics prerequisites require a grade of C- or above in the course. Developmental English and mathematics course prerequisites can also be attained through Placement Testing. See the Standardized Testing Cutoff Scores (PDF) for specific tests and test scores.

** Students must test into MATH 1150 or additional math courses may be required prior to MATH 1150.

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